Mixed Media

July 2009

Auto-Tune the News 6 (video)

Michael Jackson, mixing pills with alcohol, and Sarah Palin are all given a hot, dance-beat-driven update. Absolutely hysterical. Watch for Nancy Pelosi breaking it down


Gwyneth Paltrow: Vanity Vegan (video)

Tsk, tsk Mrs. Martin… Lady Paltrow, a very capable actress occasionally, has recently launched an insipid blog (which I will not name here), on which


Nicolay - Shibuya: City Lights Vol. 2 (new album / MP3)

Nicolay Shibuya: City Lights Vol. 2 (Foreign Exchange Music) Releasing: 15 September (US) Dutch production master Nicolay crafts yet another breezy, soulful, and gorgeous Sunday anthem with


Yo La Tengo - Popular Songs (new album / MP3)

Yo La Tengo Popular Songs (Matador) Releasing: 8 September (US) SONG LIST 01 Here to Fall 01 Avalon or Someone Very Similar 01 By Two’s 01 Nothing to Hide 01


The Cave Singers - Welcome Joy (new album / MP3)

The Cave Singers Welcome Joy (Matador) Releasing: 18 August (US) SONG LIST 01 Summer Light 02 Leap 03 At the Cut 04 Shrine 05 Hen of the Woods 06 Beach House 07 VV 08


Imogen Heap - Ellipse (new album / video)

Imogen Heap Ellipse (RCA) Releasing: 25 August (US) / 24 August (UK) 01 First Train Home 02 Wait It Out 03 Earth 04 Little Bird 05 Swoon 06 Tidal 07 Between Sheets 08 2 - 1 09 Bad Body


Katie Holmes Bastardizing Judy Garland on ‘So You Think You Can Dance?’ (video)

With her thin, reedy voice, and lackluster dance moves, Holmes simply did not do justice to this classic show-stopping stomper. Somewhere, Judy Garland is likely


The Pastels / Tenniscoats - Two Sunsets (new album / MP3)

The Pastels / Tenniscoats Two Sunsets (Geographic/Domino) Releasing: 22 September 7 (UK) / 22 September (US) SONG LIST 01 So Many Stars 02 Two Sunsets 03 Song for a Friend 04 Vivid Youth 05


Animal Collective - Interview with Noisevox (video)

Animal Collective released Merriweather Post Pavilion to near universal acclaim earlier this year and are on track to do very well indeed in year-end top


The Thermals - “Now We Can See” and 3 more (Live) (video)

The Thermals kicked off the brand new Noisevox site this June with four live tunes and a set of interviews.


June 2009

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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